Agriculture threatened by climate change - Bill Gates
Microsoft founder warns climate change could put pressure on the world’s food supply.
Being sarcastic boosts workplace creativity
Bonus content: Succeeding with finance projects
Lessons from home improvement.
Bonus content: Humble narcissists make great leaders
Narcissism gives executives the self-confidence to aim high, but greatness requires more humble behaviour.
Bonus content: Piketty on Greek election
In the wake of a surprise re-election of Alexis Tsipras and Syriza, Thomas Piketty discusses the need for a more active approach from European leaders when it comes to the Greek question – and for a eurozone parliament to be established.
Bonus content: Is technology reinventing teamwork?
How to use new tools to work together better.
Counting on ethics
The public perception of the ethics and honesty of accountants plummeted in a recent annual survey. Does the profession have a perception problem?
Dancing with the CA
Dancing is like accountancy, according to one of New Zealand’s Dancing with the Stars professional dancers – and he should know, he’s well-versed in both.
Data: the oil of the future
In the business world of tomorrow, data will be your most valuable resource.
Eagle vs Panda
Can the United States and China, the global superpower and the rising middle kingdom, find common ground
economically and militarily?
Learning from the world's biggest fraud
One of the world’s most experienced forensic accountants, Ian Robinson, on his biggest, longest case.
Real solutions to real problems.
Ps & Qs
Manners in business… old fashioned or highly valuable?
Stand out and succeed
It’s no longer enough to be the most qualified candidate in today’s highly competitive job market.
The risky business of climate change
Climate change is likely to create a variety of risks that businesses must start preparing for now.
The trouble with people
Entrepreneur Dick Smith on economics, politics and why he doesn’t believe in sustainable growth.
When it suits
Is the suit and tie, the corporate battledress that has served men well for centuries, losing its mojo?
When old minds need minding
How capable is an ageing population of making complex financial decisions, and what happens when cognitive abilities decline?
China’s yuan, also known as the renminbi, is on track to become a common currency of international trade.